Head of Engineering

An Agri-tech Startup

Geekhunter is hiring on behalf of our client; an agri-tech startup aiming to modernize end-to-end poultry supply chain in Indonesia. The company’s mission is to be THE best partner for Indonesian chicken farmers, enabling them to manage their farms with higher efficiency through technology (smart IoT devices & AI-powered farm algorithm) and help them to sell chicken at higher price (supply-demand matching with end-buyers). The startup is co-founded by 2 serial entrepreneurs in Agri-space and they have just recently closed a fresh funding from reputable investors in Indonesia.


  • Hybrid remote working opportunity
  • Private Health Insurance
  • ESOP*
  • Working tools*

Job Description

You will be the technology leader of the company who can ensure that the technology team delivers the product roadmap as well as design and implement the organizational processes, systems and mindsets to build a growing technology function.

You will have to understand and manage the critical path of activities from design to deployment, while hiring and managing a growing team, starting with 5 engineers.

Main responsibilities:

  • Leading engineering team and data analytics
  • Build & scale the engineering team
  • Have a wide personal network of talented engineers to assess and onboard quickly if needed
  • Working on developing and building APIs for a SaaS platform
  • Comfortable with building products from scratch, or adapting an existing system
  • Design and implement the best IT architecture for the product
  • Monitor, supervise, and create reports on the tech team performance and find areas for improvement
  • Managing day-to-day tech activities for the team
  • Responsible for ensuring that products meet design requirements and deliver a consistent experience for users
  • Maintaining technology compliance with quality standards
  • Recommends new technology and ideas to improve sprints and efficiency

Job Requirement

  • At least 4 years of experience in software development (web and mobile) and at least 2 years in leading a team
  • Preferably have a leading experience in an B2B software industry/company before
  • Deep understanding and passion in the start-up world
  • Strong leadership skill & proven experience in leading an agile development team
  • Experience in frontend and backend development
  • Knowledge in the following stacks: PHP/Laravel, NodeJS/NextJS, Python
  • Understanding IT Infrastructure and Architecture, including key DevOps tasks and CI/CD
  • Experience with real-time systems that have an edge IoT sensor and interventions would be advantageous
  • Able to build the team from scratch as well as to scale engineering team

How to Apply:
Send your CV to recruiter’s email who contact you OR to recruiter@geekhunter.co OR

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